Toxicologists investigate the effects that chemical, physical or biological agents have on individuals, animals and the environment to determine if they are harmful.
Graduate students in toxicology typically come from a variety of chemical and life sciences backgrounds. The graduate program is designed to prepare you for positions in academia, government and industry (for-profit and nonprofit). Courses are selected in accordance with your research needs and career goals.
The toxicology graduate program offers opportunities to work closely with faculty on a variety of interdisciplinary research projects to investigate the effects toxin or chemical exposures on health and well-being.